• Employer - Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Central Team
  • Location: - Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear
  • Salary - Band 7, point 31, £34,728
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Monday, 25 January 2021 09:00

Job Description

CEO: Mr T.B. Tapping

We are seeking to appoint an experienced counsellor or mental health nurse/professional to develop and embed outstanding mental health and wellbeing provision across all age phases in our growing multi academy trust. This is an exciting opportunity to strategically lead transformative change from mental health and wellbeing policy into exceptional practice.

The Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle has a growth plan for Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust to serve South Tyneside, Sunderland and East Durham, with a total of 34 schools in the Trust by July 2022.

Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust was established in February 2016, currently there are thirteen schools within the Trust with a schedule of additional schools joining each term.

These are: St Aidan’s Catholic Academy – Sunderland, St Aloysius Catholic Infants School and St Aloysius Catholic Junior School – Hebburn, St Anthony’s Girls Catholic Academy – Sunderland, St Bede’s Catholic Comprehensive School – Peterlee, St Godric’s Catholic Primary School – Thornley, St Joseph’s Catholic Academy - Hebburn, St Joseph's Catholic Primary School – Jarrow, St Leonards Catholic Primary School – Silksworth, St Mary’s Catholic Primary School – Jarrow, St Mary’s Catholic Primary School – Wingate, Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School – Peterlee and St Wilfrid’s RC College – South Shields.

Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust safeguards and protects students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with South Tyneside Child Protection Procedures. Enhanced DBS checks are mandatory for all school staff.

Contact information

Completed application forms should be submitted by email to by 9am on 25th January 2021. Emailed applications are required and CV’s will not be accepted. For enquiries regarding this role, please contact Rachael Bowman (Director of SEND) Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 2nd February 2021.

MH Counselling Co-ordinator advert – Jan MH

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How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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